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Harvard College Observatory H6

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Harvard College Observatory H6

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Image title: 
Boyden Station of Harvard College Observatory in Bloemfontein, South Africa
Credit line: 
The Friend newspaper, Bloemfontein, courtesy of Harvard College Observatory and AIP Emilio Segrè Visual Archives, Shapley Collection

Boyden Station of Harvard College Observatory in Bloemfontein, South Africa. The conspicuous building center, front, is the dome of the 61-inch Rockfeller reflector. To the right is seen the Armagh-Dunsink-Harvard 33-36-inch telescope of Baker-Schmidt design.

Photo date: 
circa 1952
Original format: 
1 photographic print (black and white; 10 x 8 inches)
Harvard College Observatory